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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-22-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 539
Posted By Roleez
I've owned two Dinan cars in the past ... 550i...

I've owned two Dinan cars in the past ... 550i and M5, both E60. Inherent value, aka. what you "believe" it's worth will never apply because first and foremost, the MARKET dictates what the selling...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-08-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 477
Posted By Roleez
^^^ LOL! That would be the first BMW V6 in a...

^^^ LOL! That would be the first BMW V6 in a 325i I've ever seen with traditional distributor, carburetor, and top mount air filter!

Haha kidding aside, that plug is for the OEM alarm if you...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-06-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 474
Posted By Roleez
:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:

:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-05-2015, 11:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 474
Posted By Roleez
2006ers had FTM (flat tire monitor) and not the...

2006ers had FTM (flat tire monitor) and not the current TPMS (tire pressure monitoring system). FTM measures rolling diameter. If you have a flat or your tire pressure is low, the car will notice...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-26-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,146
Posted By Roleez
Apologies. Thanks for the correction, DSX! After...

Apologies. Thanks for the correction, DSX! After reading his post, I was suddenly reminded of a dilemma I went thru with cross drilled rotors years ago and totally forgot our OEM rotors aren't...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-26-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,146
Posted By Roleez
Might be far-fetched, but were the rotors mounted...

Might be far-fetched, but were the rotors mounted on the correct side so that the vanes are spinning in the correct direction? I've had new front rotors warp on me in less than 500 miles because...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-12-2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 28,884
Posted By Roleez
N55, built Feb. 2011

N55, built Feb. 2011
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-10-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 28,884
Posted By Roleez
Had my VANOS recall done last Monday. Went in...

Had my VANOS recall done last Monday. Went in for only a brake fluid service and was told that the VANOS parts (8 bolts and valve cover gasket) are in so they added that to the to-do list. Then...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-26-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 502
Posted By Roleez
Dinan only carries CAI for N54 (2010 and earlier,...

Dinan only carries CAI for N54 (2010 and earlier, plus 335is), not N55 (2011 up).
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-09-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 758
Posted By Roleez
330i, 550i, M5, and (current) 335i ...

330i, 550i, M5, and (current) 335i ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-04-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 585
Posted By Roleez
No one wanted mine, so after 6 months, had them...

No one wanted mine, so after 6 months, had them recycled.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-12-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 541
Posted By Roleez
Went through the same situation with a Honda...

Went through the same situation with a Honda Accord in my 20s. Sanded a hood chip too far after a touch up with OEM paint in a bottle. Repaired surface was smooth to the touch ... but the repainted...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-19-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 569
Posted By Roleez
That was my next guess. Appreciate the input.

That was my next guess. Appreciate the input.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-19-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 569
Posted By Roleez
If the above occurs OEM, why does the same one...

If the above occurs OEM, why does the same one minute burble occur with a Dinan (or axle-back) exhaust? There is no longer a driver side butterfly valve, and the valve actuator in the trunk is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-13-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,123
Posted By Roleez
^^^ Yup. N54 gets the coverage, not the N55.

^^^ Yup. N54 gets the coverage, not the N55.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-18-2013, 06:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,046
Posted By Roleez
If your mommy says use regular and her name or...

If your mommy says use regular and her name or your daddy's is on the registration, it is their car, so do as they say. If your name is on the registration, supreme is the choice, provided the money...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-11-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,785
Posted By Roleez
After seeing how hideous the 435i with Ninja...

After seeing how hideous the 435i with Ninja Turtle bumper option turned out, I look back on my beautiful E92 even MORE, thankful I'll be holding onto that machine throughout the F3x cycle. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-28-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,404
Posted By Roleez
Let's do the math with a couple hypothetical...

Let's do the math with a couple hypothetical scenarios ...

Running your engine on supreme $4.20/gal averaging 25 mpg yields an operating cost of: $0.168/mile
Cheaping out on 87 octane $3.90/gal...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-24-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,502
Posted By Roleez
Dealer: > $120 DIY: ~ $65

Dealer: > $120
DIY: ~ $65
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 6,633
Posted By Roleez
For the 40 mpg work commute: ...

For the 40 mpg work commute:

http://i642.photobucket.com/albums/uu141/rdr1rx/IMAG0638.jpg

For 0-60 in under 4 seconds:

http://i642.photobucket.com/albums/uu141/rdr1rx/JR1N73792.jpg
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-09-2013, 12:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,704
Posted By Roleez
Only if it's pre-LCI as I recall. My 11 has no...

Only if it's pre-LCI as I recall. My 11 has no lock, but my old 06 did and was quite audible when powering down.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-09-2013, 01:19 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,393
Posted By Roleez
Took home a Modern Line N20 8AT for two days last...

Took home a Modern Line N20 8AT for two days last week. N20 did 29 mpg over 120 miles; impressive. Sounds like a diesel at idle; not so impressive. Interior just a slight step up from the E9x...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-06-2013, 07:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,057
Posted By Roleez
Never knew that! Appreciate the info! :thumbup:

Never knew that! Appreciate the info! :thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-05-2013, 09:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,057
Posted By Roleez
If it's a screech sound, inspect your rotor. If...

If it's a screech sound, inspect your rotor. If there's a nice groove dug into the rotor, your brake pad is toast, indicating that the metallic warning tab on the pad is now contacting the rotor,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-20-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 490
Posted By Roleez
+1-gajillion

+1-gajillion
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